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Increasing Strength of Dispersion Forces

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Which of the following explains why the dispersion forces of $H_{2}$ are so much smaller than the dispersion forces of $Br_{2}$?

A

$Br_{2}$ has more polarizable electrons.

B

$Br_{2}$ has a smaller surface area.

C

$H_{2}$ has no electrons.

D

$H_{2}$ is not as common in nature as $Br_{2}$.